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Contentious Memories Looking Back at the GDR by Wis.) Wisconsin Workshop 1996 (Madison

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Published by Peter Lang Pub Inc .
Written in English


  • Europe - Germany,
  • Demographic History,
  • Germany - History - Post World War II (1945-1989),
  • History,
  • Cultural policy,
  • Germany (East),
  • Historiography,
  • Intellectual life,
  • Intellectuals,
  • Socialism and culture,
  • History: World

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Edition Notes

ContributionsJost Hermand (Editor), Marc Silberman (Editor)
The Physical Object
Number of Pages251
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL11395895M
ISBN 10082043843X
ISBN 109780820438436

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